Howard Van Doren Shaw designed this special estate for Charles Garfield King, whose daughter,Genevra, was F.Scott Fitzgerald's great unrequited love. It is widely believed that this estate served as his introduction to the good life as portrayed in his novels, including the Great Gatsby.
Pre-qualification letter required before confirmation of showing.
The 45 acres can be subdivided.
|Room Count||17 rooms, 7 beds, 7.3 baths|
|Taxes||$31,310 for 2012|
The community of Lake Forest is recognized for its natural beauty, sensitivity to open space and preservation of its historic structures and landscapes. Vibrant business districts, including the historic and charming Market Square, welcome residents and visitors alike.
Chartered in 1861, the City of Lake Forest is home to prestigious businesses and residential locations and offers many excellent schools and cultural opportunities.
210 South Ridge Road - Lake Forest, IL 60045